Let’s be real: crocheters are pretty smart. Maybe it’s all the counting, or the ability to focus on a project and see it through to completion, that keeps our minds sharp. Crafting has all kinds of good health effects. All we know for sure is that some patterns are just brilliant.
Study this list of 17 Genius Crochet Patterns from your friends at AllFreeCrochet.com, including lots of crochet hat patterns and crochet bag patterns. We think you’ll agree that these patterns are genius, you smart cookies.
You’ll be the teacher’s pet when you make these free crochet patterns with an academic twist! Check out the Teacher’s Favorite Shrug, a gorgeous reader favorite.
These patterns are so bright, we have to wear shades. Check out the Brain Waves Beanie if you want to look like a mad crocheting genius.
12. Brain Teaser Hat
14. Meditation Mat
Do you think crocheting makes you smarter?
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